Political Consumerism: How Brands Signal Values

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Quaker Oats is retiring the more than 130-year-old Aunt Jemima brand and logo, acknowledging its origins are based on a racial stereotype.
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Between headlines about the COVID-19 pandemic, police killings, and sexual misconduct, we look to a Georgetown University associate professor about how companies engage with both ethical and moral issues. We also discuss consumer responses.

Episode Credits

  • Kate Archer Kent Host
  • L. Malik Anderson Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Neeru Paharia Guest

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